#美国政府中的原住民# 你愿意捐出你的工资吗?(美國美中報道)

阿菲·埃利斯(Affie Ellis)

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#美国政府中的原住民#  你愿意捐出你的工资吗?

阿菲·埃利斯(Affie Ellis)是美国原住民政治家,怀俄明州参议院议员。当新冠疫情重创她所在的州时,她展现了对公共服务的献身精神,并捐出自己的法定工资为当地医院员工购买个人防护设备,其中3万美元用于购买口罩、手术服和其他用品。埃利斯拥有美国原住民研究和法律学位。在成为州参议员之前,她曾就职于多个政府职位,主要关注美国原住民问题。#美国原住民传统月#  #美国多样性#

#Native Americans in the U.S. Government# Would you sacrifice your salary?

Affie Ellis is a Native American politician and member of the Wyoming State Senate. When COVID 19 hit her state hard she showed her dedication to public service and donated her legislative salary to purchase PPE for local hospital employees, with $30,000 being used to buy masks, surgical gowns, and other supplies. Ellis has degrees in American Indian Studies and law. Prior to becoming a state senator, she worked in various government positions focusing on Native American issues. #NAHM# #AmericanDiversity#

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